Participate in an Alzheimer's Association event to raise money and awareness in the battle against Alzheimer's disease.
Alzheimer's Association Walk to End Alzheimers®
The Alzheimer's Association Walk to End Alzheimer's is the nation's largest event to raise awareness and funds for Alzheimer's care, support and research.
When: Walks take place throughout the year, primarily in the fall
Where: In communities nationwide
Alzheimer's Association The Longest Day®
On the longest day of the year, participants push their limits in a sunrise-to-sunset relay to raise awareness and funds for the fight against Alzheimer’s. Form or join a team — then run, walk, bike, read or choose some other activity you love to honor those facing Alzheimer’s.
When: June 21, 2013
National Alzheimer’s Disease and Awareness Month (NADAM) and Family Caregivers Month®
President Ronald Reagan designated November as National Alzheimer’s Disease Awareness Month in 1983. November is also Family Caregivers Month. During the month, we share our new and best resources, plus ways you can help raise awareness for Alzheimer's and honor millions of caregivers.
When: November 2013
World Alzheimer’s Month (WAM)®
Every September, Alzheimer's associations around the world (including the Alzheimer’s Association) mark World Alzheimer's Month with global awareness and fundraising activities. The highlight of the month is Alzheimer's Action Day on September 21. We encourage everyone on this day to “Go Purple” to show their support to end Alzheimer’s.
Events in your area
Local Alzheimer's Association chapters schedule thousands of education, support and fundraising programs nationwide.
The Alzheimer’s Association offers a variety of gala and special events in cities around the country. These evenings of entertainment, awards, dinner and dancing benefit the care, support and research efforts of the Alzheimer’s Association.
Hilarity for Charity
Hilarity for Charity is an annual event hosted by Seth Rogen and his wife, Lauren Miller. Through a night of laughter and entertainment, the event raises awareness and funds inspired by the idea that Alzheimer's should no longer be considered just an "old person's" disease, and is in fact an epidemic that people of all ages should be fighting against.
Where: Los Angeles, CA
For more information, or to make a donation, please contact us at: 312.335.5753.
Part the Cloud
This event raises critical awareness and funds for the Alzheimer’s Association research efforts in Northern California, bringing together celebrity talent and performing artists from the music, film and television industries to create a spectacular evening of enlightenment and entertainment.
Where: Nothern California
For further information contact Danielle Engel at 312.604.2453 email@example.com.
A Night at Sardi's
A Night at Sardi's is the Alzheimer's Association’s annual celebrity musical-revue gala held in Beverly Hills, California.
When: March 20, 2013
Where: The Beverly Hilton Hotel
National Alzheimer's Dinner
Held in Washington, D.C., this annual event raises funds for Alzheimer's research and support programs.
When: April 23, 2013
Where: Washington, D.C.
Rita Hayworth Galas
Princess Yasmin Aga Khan held the first Rita Hayworth Gala in 1985 to honor her mother, actress Rita Hayworth, who died as a result of Alzheimer's disease. The event has grown into a premier social event, hosted in: Chicago and New York.
Chicago Rita Hayworth Gala
May 11, 2013
New York Rita Hayworth Gala
New York, New York
Our conferences bring together leaders in Alzheimer's research, care and advocacy. Exhibitor and sponsorship opportunities are available for each conference.
When: April 22-24, 2013
Where: Washington, D.C.
Alzheimer's Association International Conference (AAIC) brings together the top dementia researchers every year to engage in a multidisciplinary international exchange of ideas.
When: July 13-18, 2013
Where: Boston, MA
Host your own event
Turn a birthday party, sports event or any other event you can dream up into an opportunity to help raise awareness and funds for the Alzheimer's cause.
Make our cause part of your big day. Ask guests to make donations instead of gifts. Or in place of wedding favors, make a donation in honor of your guests. Use our sample scroll template and invitation wording.